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Clinical Social Worker I, Part-time - Commack

Company: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Location: Commack
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Company Overview
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), were not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, were driving excellence and improving outcomes. Were treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.
MSK requires all new hires, volunteers, and vendors who come onsite to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. This is based on the COVID-19 vaccines high level of protection and our shared responsibility in protecting our patients.
Job Description
We are seeking to hire a part-time Clinical Social Worker I for our Commack Long Islandlocation to provide comprehensive bio-psychosocial assessment and follow-up to adult patients and families in response to social, psychological and environmental needs related to the impact of diagnosis, admission, treatment, discharge, continued care and post-treatment. In this role, you will report to a Supervisor within the Department of Social Work. If you'd like to learn more about our Social Work department, click here ( for more information.
You Will:
Conduct screening and bio-psychosocial assessment of patients and families to assess their distress & develop ongoing clinical plan.

Provide clinical interventions and modification of psychosocial plan, ongoing clinical assessments, advocacy, resources and practical advice for patients and their families.

Collaborate with interprofessional team to address ongoing patient needs.

Assist patients/families in accessing appropriate psychosocial services along the continuum of care.

Identify the unique needs of assigned service; develop and implement appropriate interventions and programs.

Produce quality documentation in the medical record and all written correspondence; and prepare Philanthropic Budget Sheets and other departmental-related documentation.

Focus on professional development through supervision of student interns; participating in team consultation, teaching and research, presentations at national conferences and contributions to the social work/oncology literature.

Participate and serve on department-wide committees. Work with Supervisor, Practice Group Leader and/or Director of Social Work on special projects as assigned.
You Need:

A Masters degree in Social Work and NY-LMSW are both required.

At least 1 year of post masters work experience in a hospital.

Strong clinical skills with individuals, families and groups.

Experience in oncology and/or palliative care in a hospital setting preferrred

Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
Hours: 3 days per week, 10AM to 6PM

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.
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Job LocationsUSA-NY-Commack
Posted Date4 weeks ago(10/18/2021 12:59 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-54471
Category Allied Health - Social Work

Keywords: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Stamford , Clinical Social Worker I, Part-time - Commack, Healthcare , Commack, Connecticut

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